Business Stages

Find the business support you need based on factors commonly associated with exploration, idea development, startup, sustained operation and scaling your business.

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an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
"I Have..."
"I have..."
an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
Established
"I Have..."
"I have..."
an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
Idea:
"I Have..."
"I Have..."
an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
Startup:
"I Have..."
"I Have..."
an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
"I Have..."
"I Have..."
an interest in Innovation
a motivation to solve problems
a desire to work in a startup environment
an interest in being self-employed
a desire to learn more about entrepreneurship
identified a problem
a specific Idea for a product or service
some research into the business potential
shared the idea with others for feedback
a business plan underway or completed
officially registered as a business
a competitive analysis underway or completed
a customer profile underway or completed
a financial projection and pricing framework underway or completed
brand/marketing plan underway or completed
established initial sales channels
sustained profit from products or services
started to establish a core management team
collected first round of customer feedback
a successful, repeatable, and scalable model
identified opportunities to expand offerings
established a core management team
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